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what does torn cartilage in knee feel like

A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Torn cartilage exerc: Yes it will, dont do exercise till you know the extent of the injuries and cleared by your doctor.

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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Cohen
27 years experience Family Medicine
Few weeks...: Depending upon the severity of the tear; and the course of physical threapy prescribed probably 4-6 weeks conservatively.
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Dr. Terry Simpson
34 years experience General Surgery
Depends: First, what do you wish to do. To get back to full activity it may take a couple of weeks to several. Depends on the shape you are in and if they shav ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bernard Bach Jr
41 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
See a specialist.: See an orthopedic sports medicine knee specialist, who may recommend surgery, depending on what type of cartilage tear you may have.
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
28 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Depends: It depends on the more specific nature of your problem. For example, some injuries may heal on their own, perhaps with some limited weight bearing, ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Ihle
53 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
No home remedies. ..: ...The symptoms r catching, locking, giving out, needs exam by orthopedic surgeon who can make the diagnosis by exam ; ur history, as well as an mri.
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Stone
Specializes in Sports Medicine
Repair of cartilage: We surgically repair torn meniscus cartilage and add prp to augment the repair. We use a stem cell paste graft to repair damaged articular cartilage.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Stone
Specializes in Sports Medicine
Repair: Suture repair of the torn cartilage or trimming of the frayed edges is often successful at treating torn cartilages. Every effort to save as much of ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jack Farr
Dr. Jack Farr answered
41 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Recovery variable: As you used the word "torn", i assume you mean meniscal cartilage. There ate two basic treatments: repair and partial meniscectomy. Repairs require ti ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Stone
Specializes in Sports Medicine
Torn meniscus: If the meniscus tear is symptomatic it is usually best to repair it, the earlier the better, in order not to produce damage to the bearing surface of ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. PHILLIP KIM
14 years experience General Practice
Swelling : Persistent swelling, pain, and decreased range of motion following the initial trauma may indicate a tear. If symptoms are longer than 2 weeks, it ne ... Read More
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